Membership

Click the links below to join or renew online, you must be over 18 years old.

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Membership Benefits

Membership of the Rockies is $36 and you get the following benefits:

  • Club climbing trips to crags in Sydney, Blue Mountains and surrounding areas
  • Discounts on climbing gear, outdoor clothing and gym entry (see below for full list)
  • Social gym climbing nights
  • Rebolting:
    The Rockies is actively rebolting on our crags. Join us, it’s happening now.
  • Access resolution:
    Affiliated with ACANSW, supporting access for climbers across the state and Australia-wide. Your membership fees and hard work help negotiate growing access issues with land managers, traditional owners, policy makers and government.
  • Latest guidebooks at reduced prices
  • THRUTCH magazine
  • Club library to borrow new release climbing books, guides and DVDs

Climbers joining a club trip, please review our Trip Participant Guidelines.

For club advice on planning and risk management of trips, view our Trip Leader Guide and example Risk Management Plan.

NOTE: The Rockies do not provide any climbing instruction and you need to have some experience. Look at our skills development advice and undertake an outdoor climbing course with a qualified instructor before coming on club trips.

Current Discounts

Retailers:

  • Mountain Equipment – 15% (491 Kent Street, Sydney or 72 Archer Street, Chatswood)
  • Trek & Travel – 15% (447 Kent Street, Sydney)
  • Climbing Anchors – 12.5% (Shop 8, 40-42 O’Riordan Street, Alexandria or 1A/21 Mars Road, Lane Cove)
  • Australian School of Mountaineering – 20% (166 Katoomba Street, Katoomba)
  • Paddy Pallin

Gyms:

  • Sydney Indoor Climbing Gym Villawood and St Peters
  • 9 Degrees Lane Cove, Alexandra and Parramatta (on Fridays only)
  • ClimbFit St Leonards and Kirrawee
  • Nomad Annandale